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  • Kay L taking another step towards stardom with a GIANT MURAL!

    Monday September 07, 2020
    Kay L taking another step towards stardom with a GIANT MURAL!

    Kay L, our golden boy, our multi-hit wonder, producer of many a banger and many a slapper, is now at heights most artists only dream of. Can you say that anyone you know personally has a mural like this, depicting them as a KING of all things? If you can, we're willing to bet it's a rare case, to say the least. The mural depicts the young artist with clear respect and passion that can only be found in the heart of an adoring fan. It isn't hard to see why someone would take up Kay L's mant... Read more

  • A DJ CENTRAL EXCLUSIVE! Tekno’s Sudden is suddenly over 1.3 million plays on Spotify!

    Thursday September 03, 2020
    A DJ CENTRAL EXCLUSIVE! Tekno’s Sudden is suddenly over 1.3 million plays on Spotify!

    Previously, we expressed our deepest admiration and excitement that Sudden was getting the attention it deserved! Across multiple platforms, the single and its instrumental counterpart rapidly accrued hundreds of thousands of plays merely weeks after they dropped. Now, in a DJ Central EXCLUSIVE story, we are pleased to take you readers on a journey of realisation. Realising just how wild and impactful this track is... in the few months that Sudden has been out, it has gained over 1.3 MILLION pla... Read more

  • Zya Mou is breaking new ground!

    Friday August 28, 2020
    Zya Mou is breaking new ground!

    Zya has achieved an incredible amount in such a short space of time. Since appearing on the music scene in the year 2000, she has recorded an impressive portfolio of great songs and is now one of China’s fastest rising global stars. The Chinese Youtube equivalent “Baidu” has over 2 Billion plays of Zya’s music since 2005, and that number grows day by day. She was featured in the opening and closing ceremonies of the Beijing Olympics. These stories and more are what compose the career of ... Read more

  • Down3r’s been busy! A new Tik Tok and over 19 million Spotify hits!

    Tuesday August 25, 2020
    Down3r’s been busy! A new Tik Tok and over 19 million Spotify hits!

    It's been a hot second since we've talked about what Down3r's been up to! But he hasn't just been sitting around, by any means. I mean, just take a look at how the iconic Suga Boom Boom has been doing on Spotify! As spicy as the new one was, the original is ol' reliable. Classic. This version of Suga Boom Boom alone has hit over 19 million plays, but we all know there's more love for this banger out there than this! This is just one version on Spotify, but there's tons more on that websit... Read more

  • Say NO to Southern Kaduna Killings! Eedris Abdulkareem sings on a heavy topic once more!

    Friday August 21, 2020
    Say NO to Southern Kaduna Killings! Eedris Abdulkareem sings on a heavy topic once more!

    The third member of the trilogy finally arrives on Spotify and all other major online retailers and streaming services. We recently covered Eedris Abdulkareem's biting single, "Say No To Rape". The single features Osita Iheme, Mr Ibu, Gbenga Adeyinka, Dayo Amusa, Allwell and Bucktown, and is produced by Soso Beat. But before that came "Say No" - the very first song in what would soon be a series. It's a modern legacy unfolding before our eyes. Eedris has always been known for being v... Read more

  • Meet 4 House Digital, Dean Sutton’s brainchild!

    Friday August 21, 2020
    Meet 4 House Digital, Dean Sutton’s brainchild!

    It's time for everyone's hypest EDM label to hit the spotlight, and Blue Pie, DJ Central and Ordior are here to help with that! The mind bending 4 House Digital was founded by THE Dean Sutton in 2010. Dean has an extensive catalogue and production history with hundreds of releases made in the past 7 years alone. A pioneer in fresh genres such as Acid Trance and Acid EDM, Dean established the 4 House label to further these horizons among his peers in the industry. Byron Bay has some sweet ... Read more

  • Missy Crissy’s return is on the horizon!

    Tuesday August 18, 2020
    Missy Crissy’s return is on the horizon!

    The music video for Passenger that we recently reported on has put us in a Missy Crissy throwback mood! It's been a while since this amazing artist brought new stuff out, since Miss Behavin in 2019. But we've got some exciting news for you all - she's recording once again, and some new singles from her will soon be hitting the market! All major online retailers and streaming services will soon be hosting some more of this vocalist's catchy passion, and we can't wait... so much so, ... Read more

  • Tekno’s “Sudden” has been brightening his star!

    Tuesday August 18, 2020
    Tekno’s “Sudden” has been brightening his star!

    Tekno's been going up and up in the world - the man has 1,606,000 monthy listeners and 122,467 followers on Spotify at the time of writing! That number continues to grow, and shows no signs of slowing down! Since we covered him last, his single "Sudden" has passed a million plays and it continues to climb! The track is a political piece, commenting on the poverty present in Nigeria. The current pandemic is making problems worse for all, and it hasn't escaped the notice of this passionate ... Read more

  • Be the Passenger of Missy Crissy and B Bless’ new music video from Soularflair!

    Friday August 14, 2020
    Be the Passenger of Missy Crissy and B Bless’ new music video from Soularflair!

    You want chill, New York hip hop aesthetic? You want smooth flow, unseen since the golden days of Biggie? You want sexy chill citypop for the modern era? All this and more is found in "Passenger", one of the most popular singles that B-Bless and Missy Crissy ever produced! Listen to it here! soundcloud.com/bluepie/b-bless-ft-missy-crissy-passenger-extended-mix As soon as ‘Passenger’ starts playing you’re lured in by a swinging saxophone that sets the suggestive mood for the ... Read more

  • We’re loving the vibe that Kay L’s music brings!

    Tuesday July 28, 2020
    We’re loving the vibe that Kay L’s music brings!

    Last time, we announced the launch of Kay L's brand new website, www.kaylmusic.com, and before that, we covered Hang It Up, a kickass single with some real raw emotion in it. Hits just as hard as last time! As the comments on the music video say, "...this is really deep, didn't expect to find something like that on youtube..."! Just look at these accolades! After being acclaimed as the #1 opening act in Canada, Juno nominated artist Kay L has shown absolutely no signs of slo... Read more

  • She’s A Mod, She’s Hot, and She’s Got The Lot! A new vid from Dino Jag and Ray Columbus!

    Tuesday July 28, 2020
    She’s A Mod, She’s Hot, and She’s Got The Lot! A new vid from Dino Jag and Ray Columbus!

    The triple threat of Dino Jag, Ray Columbus and the Invaders, as well as Damien Reilly, have launched a new video for a classic hit! We would of course all remember the classic groovy hits from Dino and the gang in their previous outings. The various versions of She's A Mod are all funky and dance worthy to say the very least! Released on Spotify in 2018, this EP fast became legendary. Now, in a new and fantastic development, the last track on the EP is finally given a sexy music video! ... Read more

  • Meet KasBeats aka Kas Shobayo!

    Thursday July 09, 2020
    Meet KasBeats aka Kas Shobayo!

    Hugely inspired by music legends such as Phil Collins, R.Kelly. Ray Charles and Timbaland, Kas Omo Yoruba prides the originality of his production and deliverance in music on its unique and futuristic composition and sound. An artist in the same league as other Nigerian giants such as 2face, Kasbeats matches his ambition with his talent, and is a household name in the African music industry, and is hailed as the Puff Daddy of Africa! Kas is also a true entertainer - as you'd know, if yo... Read more